About The Nest

The Nest is a unique boutique resort in magical boho style, right on the beautiful sandy beach of lively Paje on the east side of Zanzibar.

The philosophy of the casual ‘Nest Village’ is aimed at improving and protecting the environment and improving your work-life balance and wellness.

The Nest challenges your body, soul and mind; the best recipe to be happy.

The property

The twenty rooms at The Nest are decorated in a beautiful and relaxing ‘bohemians of nature’ style and have a view over the azure blue ocean or the swimming pool ‘de Paje- lagoon’.

The Nest’s welcoming vegetarian restaurant overlooks the ocean and serves delicious, fresh and trendy à la carte gourmet dishes.

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The Nest offers the following facilities:

  • Accommodation & breakfast
  • Spacious rooms
  • Outside bathroom with shower and toilet
  • Comfortable bed
  • Air-conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Safe
  • Wi-Fi
  • TV
  • Terrace
  • Pool or sea view
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Umbrella
  • Swimming pool
  • Vegetarian restaurant
  • Bar / lounge
  • Tour Desk
  • Kitesurf school
  • Yoga
  • Wellness
  • Gym


With the exception of the Beachfront Room, a maximum of 2 children’s beds can be placed in the rooms.

At The Nest they have the following room types:

  • Poolside Villa, 45m2, veranda, bath, sofa, king (1-2p)
  • Tree House, 70 m2, sofa, roof terrace, pool/garden, king (1-2p)
  • Beach Front Room, 30 m2, sea view, terrace, king (1-2p)
  • Beach Front Apartment, 45 m2, sea view, terrace, sofa, king (1-2p)
  • Beach Front Studio, 30m2, sea view, terrace, king (1-2p)
  • Rooftop Beach Front Apartment, 60 m2, terrace, king (1-2p)
  • Rooftop Beach Front Apartment with Jacuzzi, 55 m2, terrace, jacuzzi, sofa, king (1-2p)


The Nest offers the following activities:

  • Swimming
  • Kitesurfing
  • Kitesurfing lesson
  • Yoga
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Beach tennis
  • Jungle gym
  • Massage
  • Private dining
  • Horse riding
  • Catamaran sailing
  • Jet skiing
  • Supping
  • Cycling
  • Wedding ceremony

Price indication

From € 285 to € 610 per night (bed & breakfast) for e.g. a Poolside Villa.
From € 530 to € 985 per night (bed & breakfast) for e.g. a Rooftop Apartment.

Note 1: A fire on July 11th destroyed the restaurant. The havoc will be cleared up before the end of the week and the lounge area will be restored. In the meantime, good alternatives have been found for what has been burned. Before the end of July, the rebuilt restaurant with new kitchen will be operational again.
Please note 2: The final price for the accommodation depends on the season and currency fluctuations. And does not include additional costs such as transport, entrance fees to the parks, etc.


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Socially responsible

The “Nest Village” foundation encourages responsible and sustainable tourism and sport, which brings about positive change for travelers, the local population and the Zanzibar archipelago in particular.

  • Guests at The Nest are guided to nurture their bodies, enjoy the wind, waves and sand, and recharge with healthy food and therapy, while maintaining the natural eco-balance.
  • The ocean is the greatest love of The Nest founders, who are passionate about protecting it. The focus is on improving and protecting the environment and choosing the alternative that best respects natural resources and social values.
  • Fellow travelers and local communities are informed about the preservation and protection of the natural habitat and the preservation of sustainability and a long-term tourism policy that guarantees economic growth and employment.
  • Ecologically, socially responsible and economically viable tourism and sport is promoted. The Nest team therefore organizes and supports various initiatives to develop green, sustainable and affordable forms of tourism.

Stay at The Nest?

Let us know and we’ll be happy to arrange it for you!


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